Health & Safey At Work
The essentials of health & safety at work. Why health & safety is important, understanding hazards & risk and how to prevent accidents at the workplace.
The health and safety acts impose a general duty on employers to make sure that their workplaces are safe and offer no risk to health, but the act goes beyond employers and health and safety is the responsibility of employees too.
This course sets out to provide the basic principles of health and safety. It creates an awareness of key health and safety principles and highlights the risks that are prevalent in the workplace, explaining both what the risks are as well as what should be done to avoid and remove them. It also describes what should be done when accidents occur and the measures that should be put in place to avoid them happening again.
Quartz specializes in delivering e-learning courses and business tools to organizations and the general public. They deliver a range of professional development courses, health and safety courses, environment courses and general work force courses.
All programs are developed to align with industry standards and they offer many skillsets that are a necessity for the modern workplace. Their training facilitators are certified trainers and assessors and backgrounds range from various sectors which include; training and development, health and safety, environmental management and more.
Quartz only works in conjunction with subject matter experts (SME's) on course topics which ensures you receive the best top-quality training in the topics you choose to study.
By the end of this course learners shall:
Who Should Complete This Course ?
This course is suitable for participation by anyone at a workplace. While some professions may be more at risk of health and safety incidents, the truth is everyone in all types of roles have a role to play in ensuring health and safety practices are a normal part of day to day work. Health and safety is the responsibility of everyone within an organisation therefore this course is suitable for anyone wishing to gain a better understanding about health and safety at work. The course is relevant for:
✔ Individuals, managers, supervisor's, leaders or team leaders